Craft Beer Tasting @ the Pump

Mark your calendars!
After a short hiatus to welcome our new baby girl, we are back to offer a Craft beer tasting on March 26th at Lieutenants Pump on Elgin!!

If you’d like to learn more about craft beer while sampling some brews and munching on some tasty charcuterie, grab a ticket!

Tickets are $40 for (6) 7oz beer samples + charcuterie.

Available via Eventbrite

2 Upcoming Beer Tastings

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We’re excited to announce 2 upcoming guided beer tastings – both very different but guaranteed to be a great time!! Click on the event below for more information/to purchase tickets

SUN, 7 AUG AT 3:00 PM, Beer Tasting @ The Pump

SAT, 13 AUG AT 7:00 PM, Diefenbunker Beer Tasting

Here are some of the things we like to discuss during our tastings:

– The brewing process from A to Z

– How to taste beer

– Beer serving tips

– Beer style identities – the characteristics of each style

– the Ottawa brewing scene

– Beer History

– Whatever beer-y topic may interest you!!!

For additional information or to book your own tasting, please contact

3rd Annual Hop on the bus to the Hop Farm with Barley’s Angels! *Co-ed Event

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Barley’s Angels Ottawa – will be hopping on a big yellow school bus and heading to the Bedard-Brunet family hop farm once again this year to learn all about hops and the harvest.

This is one of their only Co-ed events of the year!!!


Here is the full itinerary for the day:

1:00 pm – PIck up at Real Canadian Superstore, Westboro (parking lot near LCBO)
1:45 pm – Arrive at Hop farm
1:45 – 2:45pm Buggy ride to the farm
3:00 – 5:00pm Hoplympics – Barleys Angels and co. will pair up with breweries to complete fun-filled tasks
5:00 pm dinner
7:00 leave farm to head back to Ottawa

7:45- 8:00 Drop off back at Superstore

So grab your ticket on Eventbrite and get ready for a fun-filled + educational beer-y day!

OBE Weekly Digest July 7th – July 13th

Here’s what’s coming up this week in Ottawa Beer :

  • Saturday July 9th@12pm – Saison D’Etre Brewery Market @Hintonburg Park 
    • Free admission
    • “Saison d’Être” will feature the farmhouse Saison. Expect your standard local favourites, along with some tasty special-edition beers. Tasters will be available for all featured Saisons
  • Saturday July 9th @9am- Bend & Brunch with Yoga on Tap @CRAFT Beer Market $25
    • Bring your own mat for a one hour yoga class hosted by our friends at Yoga on Tap, and then stay for brunch with your choice of a Kichesippi Radler or Culture Kombucha.
  • Saturday July 9th @11am – Cornwall Summer Beerfest @Nav Centre $20 
  • Sunday July 10th @2pm – Run Now, Beer Later @Tooth & Nail Brewery
    • Drop in for a casual road run led by one of our run coaches. Perfect for any level, we will run 2-3km with a focus on fun over speed.
    • Our run will start and end at Tooth and Nail Brewing Company, we are doing a 2K loop and we run rain or shine.
  • Wednesday July 14th @5pm – Barley’s Angels Family & Friends BBQ & ball game $30 @Raymond Charest stadium
    • Watch the Ottawa Champions take on the Trois Rivieres Aigles
    • Each ticket* includes: all-you-can-eat pulled pork sandwiches and hot dogs (vegetarian option available for those who purchase a VEGETARIAN ticket), drinks (pop), 2 beer (adult tickets only) , chips (and, perhaps, popcorn); and your game ticket (general admission).

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OBE Weekly Digest June 30th – July 6th

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Here are the beer events for Canada day and beyond!!!

  • Thursday June 30th & Friday July 1st – Kanata Festival of Beer @Walter Baker Park
    • Celebrate Canada Day with live music & craft beer! Free Admission!

  • Friday July 1st – Dominion Day  with Dominion City Brewing @Arts Court $32
    • Best Canada Day party in town! Swell Brews, Local Chefs, Badass Bands, Dominion Games, Sausage Dogs and a Goose!

  • Saturday July 2nd – Beau’s 10th birthday celebration
    • Exclusive Beer releases,  food by Chef Bruce on the patio, Dj spinning tunes
    • 3 Limited edition beers!

  • Monday July 4th – Yoga on Tap @Lowertown Brewery

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